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  • Exercise, recipe videos coming to a Grab ride near you

    October 15, 2018 8:34 AM 11

    Soon, Grab riders will be able to watch people in motion and yummy dishes while enduring the traffic al recipes will be shown including localized Indonesian, Chinese and Filipino recipes for each respective country. Some of the workouts include "Yoga Flow for Men," and "Chair Workout," which the companies say are meant for "busy urbanites." Our partnership

  • You may soon 'unsend’ messages on Facebook Messenger

    October 15, 2018 3:22 AM 11

    The feature, if it gets rolled out, allows you to remove a message within a set time window after it was sent Jane Manchun Wong, a TechCrunch tipster who has discovered other prototype features on Facebook before, managed to unearth the feature while using Messenger on Android and shared screenshots on Twitter. The first screenshot shows an “Unsend Message

  • WATCH: Boston Dynamics robot demos agility in 'parkour' video

    October 12, 2018 3:05 AM 15

    Atlas, Boston Dynamics' bipedal humanoid robot, learns some new tricks MANILA, Philippines – Massachusetts-based Boston Dynamics has taught their robot a new trick: hopping over stuff with more skill than ever. The robot, named Atlas, is seen on a YouTube video hopping over a log before taking on a set of boxes of increasing height that are asymmetrically

  • Hit indie farming sim 'Stardew Valley' headed to iOS

    October 11, 2018 8:47 AM 10

    Stardew Valley developer Eric Barone says this will be a full version of the single-player game, adjusted for touch controls including tweaks to the user interface MOBILE FARMING. Fancy having a farm on your iPhone? Now you can! Image from 'Stardew Valley' website. Stardew Valley developer Eric Barone announced on Tuesday, October 9 (October 10, Manila

  • Sony CEO confirms they will have 'next-generation hardware' for gaming

    October 10, 2018 10:54 AM 10

    He doesn't say if it will be called PlayStation 5 MANILA, Philippines - Sony CEO and President, Kenichiro Yoshida has confirmed that the successor to the Playstation 4 is in the works. Yoshida, however, did not share details of what the console will be called and when it will be released. , John Kodera, CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment said that Playstation

  • Hackers exploit voicemail to hijack WhatsApp accounts in Israel

    October 10, 2018 7:39 AM 11

    Attackers exploit a vulnerability in an old technology to take control of Whatsapp accounts MANILA, Philippines – Israeli authorities have warned its citizens of a current hacking scheme aiming to hijack WhatsApp accounts by exploiting a voicemail vulnerability, said cybersecurity firm Sophos in a blog post. While the scheme surfaced in Israel, other

  • Google appeals record EU fine over Android

    October 10, 2018 2:53 AM 10

    In its July decision, Brussels accuses Google of using the Android system's huge popularity on smartphones and tablets to promote the use of its own Google search engine and shut out rivals BRUSSELS, Belgium – Google on Tuesday, October 9, appealed the biggest ever anti-trust fine by the EU, which imposed a 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) penalty on the US tech giant

  • Google Pixel 3 derided for notch by netizens

    October 9, 2018 7:23 PM 11

    Online, dislike for the notch is resurrected as Google's new phone launches MANILA, Philippines – Nope, some people still don't like the notch apparently, and they have not been shy in getting this point across with the feature present in Google's new Pixel 3 XL. The XL, with a 6.3-inch screen, is the larger of the 2 Pixel phones revealed in Google's

  • Microsoft announces game-streaming technology Project xCloud

    October 9, 2018 8:43 AM 10

    MICROSOFT AND GAME STREAMING. Project xCloud aims to bring console and PC games to mobile devices. Screenshot from YouTube. MANILA, Philippines – While Google may have already released details on its game streaming initiative called Project Stream, Microsoft was first to tease the prospect of streaming console games onto other devices back at E3 2018. On Monday

  • China used tiny chips on U.S. computers to steal secrets – report

    October 5, 2018 4:26 AM 9

    WASHINGTON, DC, USA – Tiny chips inserted in US computer equipment manufactured in China were used as part of a vast effort by Beijing to steal US technology secrets, a published report said Thursday, October 4. The Bloomberg News report said the chips, the size of a grain of rice, were used on equipment made for Amazon, which first alerted US authorities